Laboratory surveillance of SARS-COV-2 in 16th week
The Laboratory Department, National Center for Communicable Diseases, Hovd aimag, Dornod aimag, Darkhan aimag, Selenge aimag and Dornogobi aimag Zamiin-uud of Mongolia has tested 1779 specimens collected from persons with history travel in other COVID-19 affected countries or persons close contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients and 124 samples from patients with ILI and SARI in influenza sentinel surveillance sites between 18-24 Apr 2022 (16th week).

The laboratory test performed by rtRT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2 detection for all specimens and positivity rate was 63(3.5%).

Influenza and other respiratory pathogens detection were performed by multiplex rtRT-PCR for the 124(6.9%) samples from influenza sentinel sites. Thepositivity rate was 11(8.9%) FluA, 25(20.2%) A(H3N2), 5(4%) SARS-CoV-2, 1(0.8%) seasonal CoV, 4(3.2%) HuMPV, 4(3.2%) Bocavirus, 3(2.4%) Rhinovirus, and 9(7.3%) RSV respectively.

НИЙТЭЛСЭН: 2022-05-09 10:14:10